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A Lamb-Filled Life

New born twins.

Pile o’ lambs.

It’s that time of year! If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you will have seen a few pictures of my little guys already. 241 more words


A successful AGM & a big thank you to Wwoofers

Lambing is now more than 80% complete, the weather forecast suggests less numbingly cold nights and we had a successful Benefit Society AGM so all in all we go into this week in a reasonably cheerful frame of mind. 454 more words


Lambing Tales

Some of you have asked how Prince, the little rejected lamb has been getting along. Well here he is snuggled up to his mum. Yes, I had tied her in the corner so she couldn’t headbutt him, but gradually she has got more used to him. 369 more words


Retreating to Paradise

I’m back home from my mini break away, gutted to have left but very pleased that all my seedlings have survived and the allotment is looking in order. 656 more words


Lambing Live

“Where in God’s name are they coming from!? No! There goes another! No! Shut the gate – you’re too slow! I CAN’T COPE WITH THIS ANY MORE!” 3,323 more words

The Rejected Lamb

The two lambs have names – the lamb below is called Prince – he has little black boots and loves to dance – no really he dances a lot, even though he doesn’t have much to dance about. 600 more words


5am lambs

At 5am this morning James checked on the expectant ewes before he went to work and there were two newly-born lambs. I leapt out of bed and went to sit with them for an hour – trying to encourage them to get some colostrum. 143 more words